The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
UK / England
Rank 644 730 842
Rank change year-on-year
+86 +112
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 196 188 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.20% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 156 141 66
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -22.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
69635 81001 84649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.13% 87.73% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57833 68096 70341
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +59 97 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South East +59 34 £60,000 +26.31% 4
West Midlands +12 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South West +24 15 £60,000 -14.28% 5
Yorkshire +19 10 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +26 9 £57,500 -9.09% 3
North West -21 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +2 5 £53,000 -18.46%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 217 (45.30%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (34.45%) SQL
3 160 (33.40%) Windows
4 146 (30.48%) Linux
5 142 (29.65%) Information Security
6 128 (26.72%) PCI DSS
7 115 (24.01%) Scrum
8 113 (23.59%) Java
8 113 (23.59%) Penetration Testing
9 111 (23.17%) Firewall
10 109 (22.76%) .NET
11 103 (21.50%) Python
12 102 (21.29%) Microsoft
13 100 (20.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 97 (20.25%) Finance
15 93 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
16 92 (19.21%) JavaScript
17 91 (19.00%) CISSP
18 86 (17.95%) Ruby
19 85 (17.75%) Oracle
20 84 (17.54%) Unix
20 84 (17.54%) DevOps
21 78 (16.28%) C#
22 76 (15.87%) Git (software)
23 74 (15.45%) WebSphere
23 74 (15.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
23 74 (15.45%) ITIL
23 74 (15.45%) Configuration Management
24 73 (15.24%) HTML
24 73 (15.24%) CEH

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 74 (15.45%) WebSphere
2 67 (13.99%) WebLogic
3 54 (11.27%) OpenStack
4 50 (10.44%) CloudStack
4 50 (10.44%) JBoss
5 37 (7.72%) Apache
6 36 (7.52%) IIS
7 31 (6.47%) Tomcat
7 31 (6.47%) Umbraco
8 28 (5.85%) CMS
9 21 (4.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (3.55%) SharePoint
11 16 (3.34%) Commerce Server
12 14 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
13 11 (2.30%) Apache Solr
14 9 (1.88%) EPiServer CMS
14 9 (1.88%) nginx
15 5 (1.04%) Confluence
16 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
16 4 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.63%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.42%) InDesign
3 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.63%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 65 (13.57%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.38%) Office 365
4 15 (3.13%) GitHub
5 8 (1.67%) SaaS
6 4 (0.84%) Datadog
7 3 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.42%) Akamai
8 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.42%) Fastly
8 2 (0.42%) Heroku
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.21%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.21%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 111 (23.17%) Firewall
2 44 (9.19%) Network Security
3 34 (7.10%) HTTP
4 28 (5.85%) Internet
5 25 (5.22%) TCP/IP
6 18 (3.76%) SSL
7 16 (3.34%) Wireless
8 15 (3.13%) DNS
8 15 (3.13%) SSH
9 13 (2.71%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (2.30%) LAN
10 11 (2.30%) WAN
11 9 (1.88%) HTTPS
12 8 (1.67%) Wireshark
13 7 (1.46%) Intranet
14 6 (1.25%) IPsec
15 4 (0.84%) SAN
16 3 (0.63%) Skype
16 3 (0.63%) SMTP
16 3 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.19%) MySQL
3 26 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 26 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.55%) NoSQL
5 12 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.09%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.25%) OLAP
8 6 (1.25%) OLTP
8 6 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.84%) DB2
9 4 (0.84%) SQLPlus
10 3 (0.63%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.63%) ZAP BI
11 2 (0.42%) Flink
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 69 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 33 (6.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (6.47%) JIRA
5 30 (6.26%) Maven
6 28 (5.85%) Subversion
6 28 (5.85%) Visual Studio
7 24 (5.01%) TeamCity
8 23 (4.80%) Cucumber
9 19 (3.97%) Burp Suite
10 17 (3.55%) JMeter
11 16 (3.34%) Metasploit
11 16 (3.34%) SpecFlow
12 12 (2.51%) Selenium
13 11 (2.30%) Gatling
14 9 (1.88%) Fiddler
14 9 (1.88%) NuGet
15 7 (1.46%) SoapUI
16 6 (1.25%) Bitbucket
16 6 (1.25%) Jasmine
General
1 97 (20.25%) Finance
2 68 (14.20%) Retail
3 33 (6.89%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.59%) Banking
5 21 (4.38%) Marketing
6 13 (2.71%) Legal
7 6 (1.25%) Law
7 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.04%) Electronics
9 4 (0.84%) French Language
9 4 (0.84%) German Language
9 4 (0.84%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (20.88%) Analyst
2 91 (19.00%) Security Analyst
3 90 (18.79%) Developer
4 64 (13.36%) DevOps Engineer
5 38 (7.93%) Tester
6 33 (6.89%) Architect
7 32 (6.68%) Java Developer
8 31 (6.47%) Senior Developer
9 30 (6.26%) Senior Analyst
10 28 (5.85%) Principal Security Analyst
11 27 (5.64%) Penetration Tester
11 27 (5.64%) Security Engineer
12 26 (5.43%) Senior Security Analyst
13 25 (5.22%) Consultant
13 25 (5.22%) Security Specialist
14 23 (4.80%) IT Analyst
14 23 (4.80%) IT Security Analyst
15 22 (4.59%) Security Consultant
16 21 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
17 20 (4.18%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (22.76%) .NET
2 73 (15.24%) HTML
3 70 (14.61%) Web Services
4 59 (12.32%) CSS
5 48 (10.02%) ASP.NET
6 47 (9.81%) REST
7 46 (9.60%) HTML5
8 44 (9.19%) JSON
9 43 (8.98%) jQuery
10 39 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (7.72%) .NET Framework
12 35 (7.31%) CSS3
13 29 (6.05%) Entity Framework
14 28 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (5.64%) AngularJS
15 27 (5.64%) WCF
15 27 (5.64%) XML
16 25 (5.22%) LAMP
17 23 (4.80%) Spring
18 21 (4.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.32%) Management Information System
2 32 (6.68%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.85%) Cryptography
5 27 (5.64%) PKI
6 25 (5.22%) Clustering
7 21 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (4.18%) User Experience
8 20 (4.18%) W3C
9 15 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (2.92%) Data Centre
10 14 (2.92%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (2.30%) Mainframe
12 10 (2.09%) iPad
12 10 (2.09%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.67%) Fintech
13 8 (1.67%) Physics
13 8 (1.67%) Security Operations Centre
13 8 (1.67%) Statistics
14 7 (1.46%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 160 (33.40%) Windows
2 146 (30.48%) Linux
3 84 (17.54%) Unix
4 27 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (3.76%) Windows Server
6 13 (2.71%) Kali Linux
7 9 (1.88%) Android
7 9 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
7 9 (1.88%) Solaris
8 7 (1.46%) AIX
9 6 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.84%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.84%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.84%) zOS
12 3 (0.63%) CentOS
12 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.42%) Debian
13 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (45.30%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (29.65%) Information Security
3 115 (24.01%) Scrum
4 113 (23.59%) Penetration Testing
5 93 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (17.54%) DevOps
7 74 (15.45%) Configuration Management
7 74 (15.45%) ITIL
7 74 (15.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 71 (14.82%) MVC
9 69 (14.41%) TDD
10 64 (13.36%) E-Commerce
10 64 (13.36%) SIEM
11 57 (11.90%) SDLC
12 50 (10.44%) DSDM
12 50 (10.44%) RUP
13 47 (9.81%) Security Testing
14 46 (9.60%) Vulnerability Management
15 44 (9.19%) Secure Coding
16 43 (8.98%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 165 (34.45%) SQL
2 113 (23.59%) Java
3 103 (21.50%) Python
4 92 (19.21%) JavaScript
5 86 (17.95%) Ruby
6 78 (16.28%) C#
7 73 (15.24%) Bash Shell
8 56 (11.69%) Shell Script
9 25 (5.22%) C
10 22 (4.59%) C++
11 21 (4.38%) PHP
12 20 (4.18%) Perl
13 17 (3.55%) PowerShell
14 15 (3.13%) VB
15 12 (2.51%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.88%) Scala
17 7 (1.46%) Go
18 6 (1.25%) Objective-C
19 4 (0.84%) Apple Swift
19 4 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 91 (19.00%) CISSP
2 73 (15.24%) CEH
3 63 (13.15%) CISM
4 58 (12.11%) CISA
4 58 (12.11%) GIAC
5 49 (10.23%) Degree
6 37 (7.72%) SANS
7 35 (7.31%) GSEC
7 35 (7.31%) OSCP
8 27 (5.64%) ISACA
9 25 (5.22%) Security Cleared
10 19 (3.97%) CREST Certified
11 17 (3.55%) CompTIA Security+
11 17 (3.55%) Security+ Certification
12 15 (3.13%) GPEN
13 12 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (1.88%) ISEB
15 9 (1.88%) SSCP
16 8 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (26.72%) PCI DSS
2 100 (20.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.18%) COBIT
4 12 (2.51%) QA
5 8 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.25%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.84%) Web Application Security Consortium
8 3 (0.63%) GDPR
8 3 (0.63%) SLA
9 1 (0.21%) FISMA
9 1 (0.21%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.21%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.21%) RMADS
9 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 61 (12.73%) vSphere
2 50 (10.44%) Xen
2 50 (10.44%) XenServer
3 20 (4.18%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.97%) Docker
5 11 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (2.09%) OpenSSH
7 4 (0.84%) Samba
8 2 (0.42%) Varnish
9 1 (0.21%) Snort
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (13.78%) Opscode Chef
2 65 (13.57%) Puppet
3 50 (10.44%) Cobbler
3 50 (10.44%) Tivoli
4 44 (9.19%) Nessus
5 37 (7.72%) Ansible
6 33 (6.89%) Nmap
7 26 (5.43%) Salt
8 24 (5.01%) Terraform
9 17 (3.55%) Nagios
10 15 (3.13%) OpenVAS
11 12 (2.51%) Graphite
12 11 (2.30%) Kibana
12 11 (2.30%) logstash
12 11 (2.30%) vMotion
13 10 (2.09%) HP Fortify
14 5 (1.04%) Kubernetes
15 4 (0.84%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
15 4 (0.84%) Core Impact
15 4 (0.84%) Packer
Vendors
1 102 (21.29%) Microsoft
2 85 (17.75%) Oracle
3 50 (10.44%) EnterpriseDB
4 31 (6.47%) Red Hat
5 24 (5.01%) Splunk
6 23 (4.80%) SAP
6 23 (4.80%) VMware
7 21 (4.38%) Cisco
7 21 (4.38%) Qualys
8 20 (4.18%) IBM
9 15 (3.13%) Coverity
10 11 (2.30%) AppDynamics
10 11 (2.30%) Sun
11 10 (2.09%) EPiServer
12 6 (1.25%) Juniper
12 6 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.04%) New Relic
14 4 (0.84%) ArcSight
14 4 (0.84%) Dell KACE
14 4 (0.84%) Novell
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Adeptis Group
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Adeptis Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Posted: 7 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits Excellent !
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Savant Recruitment
Posted: 17 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Aquila Heywood
Posted: 20 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago